​Receiving Compliments: You Are Worthy of Praise*

​Receiving Compliments: You Are Worthy of Praise*

For many of us, it’s way easier to give a compliment, than to receive one.  I know I totally used to fall into this category.  I’ve always been able to lavish compliments upon the people around me: family, friends, my students, my co-workers, even the impatient and tired barista up the street.  But for some reason, I used to find it way easier to deflect a compliment directed toward me. Instead of a simple THANK YOU, I would say something like, “Oh, it was nothing.” or “Hey, no problem.”  

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Meet the Maker: Q/A with Caitie Sherrick of Leocadia K.

Meet the Maker: Q/A with Caitie Sherrick of Leocadia K.

This past month, we launched our TPY Market place by collaborating with four small batch makers whose goods we love and business philosophies we stand behind. Our “Meet the Maker” series will introduce you to the brands, products, and processes of our marketplace collaborators. Read on to find out how modern art, cups of chai tea, yoga, and her grandmother all played a part in the building of Caitie Sherrick’s brand, Leocadia K.

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Focused Intentions: Abundance Without Overwhelm

Fall is here. It’s time to wrap up our beach days and get ready for less sun and longer nights. Living in New England means I get to appreciate all of the abundance that fall has to offer. Every year my family goes apple picking (sometimes twice), takes hikes to enjoy the autumn leaves, and indulges in apple cider (and the occasional pumpkin-spiced latte for me).

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